Some House Democrats mull over how to oust Pelosi as leader

That's because she'll tell us. He emphasized that the group "was a diverse group from an ideological, geographic and ethnic standpoint". "As long as Leader Pelosi is perceived as the leader of the House Democratic Caucus Republicans are going to ... More..

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Rebels kill 1 Indian soldier, wound 3 in Kashmir
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Rebels kill 1 Indian soldier, wound 3 in Kashmir

Clashes were also reported in various parts of IHK on Monday, including Sopore, Anantnag, Rajpora, Shopian and Srinagar's Safakadal area, Hindustan Times reported . Lt Gen Anbu extended his warm greetings ...More..

Prized Hong Kong parking space sold for record HK$5.18 million
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Prized Hong Kong parking space sold for record HK$5.18 million

In Hong Kong, a parking space was sold for a record price of 5,18 million Hong Kong dollars, that is about 664,300 USA dollars, according to Bloomberg . "There's a public auto park across from Upton, which cha...More..

US urges Qatar, neighbors to 'sit together' to ease tension
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

US urges Qatar, neighbors to 'sit together' to ease tension

The demands included closing Al Jazeera television, curbing relations with Iran , shutting the Turkish base and paying reparations. Highlighting that friendly and brotherly ties between Iranian and Qatari ...More..

Trump Gives Mattis Authority To Set US Troop Levels In Afghanistan
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Trump Gives Mattis Authority To Set US Troop Levels In Afghanistan

Pentagon chief Jim Mattis told lawmakers Monday he was "shocked" by the state of the USA military's readiness, blaming legal budget caps and the grind of 16 years of constant war. Civilian deaths are also ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

The almost half-a-billion dollar jackpot is the seventh largest in Powerball history, and reportedly the tenth largest in USA lottery history. According to CNN , the chances of winning Powerball are about ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

GOP senators now oppose health care bill as written

President Donald Trump made calls to fellow Republicans in the US Senate on Friday to mobilise support for their party's healthcare overhaul while acknowledging the legislation is on a "very, very narrow path...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Erdogan rejects Arab demands; Turkish troops stay in Qatar

A top United Arab Emirates official said monitors from the United States and the European Union would be needed to "guarantee" any potential agreement aimed at ending the dispute between Qatar and its Gulf ne...More..

American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

Two ambulances were parked near an airport hangar. Officials worked quietly as reporters and photographers watched from behind a fence. Warmbier's plane landed at Cincinnati Municipal Lunken Airport at arou...More..

79 now believed to have died in London high-rise fire
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

79 now believed to have died in London high-rise fire

Cundy says the new number may change as investigation continues. The public housing block was home to a wide variety of nationalities, including many originally from the Middle East, Africa and the Caribbean....More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Emmanuel Macron's party set for big French election win

Newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron attends a press conference at the Chancellery on May 15, 2017, in Berlin, Germany. "The Assembly needs deputies who are genuinely opposed to the political ...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Kidambi Srikanth wins Australia Open Super Series

The 24-year-old badminton champion of India started the next game with a lead of 6-2, taking it to 11-9 before the short break. In a totally contrasting game, Srikanth played long rallies. "So I worked hard for...More..

China, Afghanistan, Pak take next steps on trilateral dialogue
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

China, Afghanistan, Pak take next steps on trilateral dialogue

The Chinese Foreign Minister is now on a visit to Pakistan, during which he met President Mamnoon Hussain and made the above-mentioned statements. There will be several meeting between the Chinese officials and...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

US military shoots down Iranian-made drone in southern Syria

A U.S. F-15E fighter aircraft shot down an Iranian-made drone over southern Syria on Tuesday, the US military said, marking the second time this week that the USA military has shot a pro-Syrian government a...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu hails Narendra Modi's upcoming visit as 'very significant'

In the 70 years of the country's existence no Indian Prime Minister has ever visited and this is further expression of the State of Israel's military, economic and diplomatic strength, ? Ties between Israel and...More..

Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Seattle police: No choice but lethal force in fatal shooting

Seattle police say surveillance video from the hallway outside Charleena Lyles' apartment shows that no one other than her entered in the 24 hours before Sunday's shooting that left the pregnant mother dead. ...More..

Heller won't back Senate GOP health care bill
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Heller won't back Senate GOP health care bill

Others, like Sens. Dean Heller of Nevada, Shelly Moore Capito of West Virginia and Rob Portman of OH, have pointed to concerns about the proposal's cuts to Medicaid. "You have to protect Medicaid expansion st...More..

by | Monday, June 26, 2017

London high-rises fail safety tests after Grenfell fire

The ongoing effort to clear the Chalcots Estate in north London comes after the Government revealed all of the 34 high-rises that have so far submitted cladding samples have failed combustibility tests. The...More..

McConnell stakes it all on health care bill
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

McConnell stakes it all on health care bill

Capitol Police arresting protesters who rely on wheelchairs. While people with disabilities account for 15% of Medicaid enrollment, they account for 42% of program spending due to their longer-term, more inte...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Gunman acted alone in shooting of congressman

The Louisiana Republican has undergone several surgeries since he was shot last week. He was "acting alone" when he opened fire , the Federal Bureau of Investigation said. During a news conference Wednesday,...More..